Record Details

NHER Number:8285
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished axehead


A Neolithic polished flint axehead.


  • A Neolithic polished axehead from Barton Turf  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service


Grid Reference:TG 3437 2206
Map Sheet:TG32SW

Full description

Neolithic polished flint axe, broken at cutting edge.
Found while hoeing beet.
Drawn T. H. McClough (NAU) 1971, (S1).
200 yds north of St. Michael's Church.
T. Clough (NAU)

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Barton Turf.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T.. 1971. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead.. Card. 1:1.

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